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Celebrate Arts in Education Week

The arts are an essential element of a well-rounded educational experience, and teach valuable skills like self-awareness, empathy, public speaking, confidence, and media literacy. A proclamation for Arts in Education Week, to be celebrated September 8th through 14th, has been signed and certified by Governor Kate Brown. Lane Arts Council collaborated with Young Audiences of Oregon and SW Washington, The Arts Center Corvallis, Latino [...]

September 9, 2019|Uncategorized|

Sept 25th Latinx Artist Convening

The next Arte LatiNext convening will be Wednesday, September 25th, 5-6:30pm at the 942 Olive Street building in Eugene.  RSVP to stacey@lanearts.org or 541-485-2278. We are excited to welcome a very special guest: Francesco Lecce-Chong, Music Director and Conductor of the Eugene Symphony! Francesco will lead a conversation around ideas and collaborators for a new project they are planning, a production of Mexican-American [...]

September 17, 2019|Uncategorized|

Community Arts Grant Awards

Lane Arts Council announces $64,500 in grants to 22 community arts projects and arts organizations in the Eugene area. The Community Arts Grant program is funded by the City of Eugene Cultural Services Division and Banner Bank and administered by Lane Arts Council. Community Arts Grants provide funding to support community arts projects and programs that impact Eugene audiences, especially those who may face barriers to accessing or [...]

July 11, 2019|Uncategorized|

Apply for a Design Apprenticeship

Applications for our Product Design Apprenticeships are available for the fall 2019 term. Students are welcome to apply for our fall 2019 term, but will not hear back on their application until Sept-Oct 2019. A group of apprentices created a mobile library for the Whiteaker neighborhood. Lane Arts Council's Design Arts Apprenticeships offers Lane County middle and high school [...]

March 1, 2019|Uncategorized|

Oct 6th House Concert with Siri Vik

Sunday, October 6th, 3-5pm Help young people step into their confidence, self-expression, and full creative selves by joining us for our final arts education fundraiser for the year. Guests will enjoy views of the Cascade Mountains, hors d’oeuvres from Noisette, wine from Stanton Vineyard, and an intimate performance by vocalist Siri Vik with pianist Nathalie Fortin. Siri's eclectic repertoire features 1930s [...]

August 28, 2019|Events, Giving|

Fiesta Cultural Celebrates Latinx Arts & Culture

Fiesta Cultural is Lane County’s largest celebration of Latinx arts and culture, featuring over forty events happening throughout Lane County from September through December. An initiative led by Lane Arts Council, Fiesta Cultural creates opportunities for inclusion through the arts, and engages the community in welcoming multicultural programs and events that highlight the rich diversity of Latinx arts, culture and [...]

August 20, 2019|Uncategorized, First Friday, Events|

All About Art Summer Camp

Join us this summer for All About Art Summer Camp! Presented at Veneta Elementary School by Lane Arts Council, the All About Art summer camp happens each year for three weeks in the summer (Mon-Thurs, 9am-12pm each day). This hands-on camp offers safe, fun experiences in the visual and performing arts for youth entering into the 1st through 8th grades. [...]

May 24, 2019|Uncategorized|

August 2nd First Friday ArtWalk & Visual Arts Week

Lane Arts Council’s August 2nd First Friday ArtWalk officially kicks off Visual Arts Week! Visual Arts Week (VAW) celebrates the visual arts by bringing together hundreds of local, regional, national and international artists through multiple visual platforms: gallery, contemporary and street art. It aims to celebrate and give visibility to the visual arts community by providing a platform for experimentation, creativity, [...]

July 23, 2019|First Friday, Events|

Fiesta Cultural Call to Community

Lane Arts Council is pleased to announce the fifth year of Fiesta Cultural!  Fiesta Cultural is Lane County’s largest annual celebration of Latinx arts and culture, featuring over thirty events happening throughout Lane County September through December 2019. An initiative led by Lane Arts Council, Fiesta Cultural creates opportunities for inclusion through the arts, and engages the community in welcoming [...]

April 8, 2019|Events|

Visual Arts Week Aug 2-9th

Visual Arts Week (VAW) celebrates the visual arts by bringing together hundreds of local, regional, national and international artists through multiple visual platforms: gallery, contemporary and street art. Our vision is to celebrate and give visibility to the visual arts community by providing a platform for experimentation, creativity, and dialogue that strengthens our community’s quality of life and social well-being. [...]

July 11, 2019|Uncategorized|